Chocolate's Dark Side
The Untold Truth About Our Favorite Treat
All across the World, children are forced to work against their will to serve as payment from their families to governments and companies. These children will work long hours while serving in dangerous conditions.One of the many producers of cocoa is the Ivory Coast. In the Ivory Coast, children are paid unfairly while others are enslaved to work and harvest cocoa beans. Most of these workers have never tried chocolate in their lives. Many of these workers are in the Chocolate industry, which is worth billions of dollars, and is continuing to grow right now.
Our organization works to benefit those in need, especially those living in this Crisis, one child at a time. So next time you're about to bite into a chocolate bar, take a second to think about what you are really biting into.